Tagged: Teruma

Teruma – A Holy Place

The Hebrew language has very particular grammar in relation to masculine and feminine framing. It also distinguishes between the singular and plural to a greater extent than English. In this week’s reading the Torah...

Teruma – Pick Up a Broom!

An article appeared recently on Israel National News’ website, written by Slovie Jungreis Wolff, a relationship and parenting instructor. The article was about strategies to overcome negativity, which can be draining both for the...

Teruma – The Traveling Ark

We had a guest who shared a beautiful idea with us regarding the ark in the Tabernacle. All of the furnishings in the Tabernacle had rings affixed to them through which poles were threaded...

Guest Post – Parshat Teruma

I was away for Shabbat Teruma and the sermon was delivered by a most able congregant who kindly allowed me to post his words on this forum. A Place for Hashem in our Lives...

Teruma – Spatial and a Half

The reading of Teruma cites the instructions for the building of the Tabernacle in the wilderness. It lists everything from the basic materials required for the construction to the details of the finish on...